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Show of Hands
A Natural History of Sign Language

David F. Armstrong

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List of Figures


1| Seeing Is Believing

2| Signing Heritage

3| Signing Communities

4| Signing and the Language Faculty

5| Deaf Gain: Visible Language in the Modern World



David F. Armstrong is an anthropologist and former Executive Director and Budget Director, Gallaudet University, Washington, DC.

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ISBN 978-1-56368-488-3, 5 x 8 paperback, 126 pages, photograph, figures



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